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Kinfolks Bar-B-Q

333 Racetrack Rd NW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547-4619
+1 850-863-5166
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunswick stew” (13 reviews)
“ribs” (19 reviews)
“pork” (7 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
333 Racetrack Rd NW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547-4619
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been traveling the USA for a year now. And I has been hard to find a good Bbq place that really stands out. This place does The meat was the tenderest I have ever had. By far this is on my top of...More

Thank Annis A
Angie C, Owner at Kinfolks Bar-B-Q, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much! We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Teresa a friend of mine recently catered ribs in from Kinfolks. I don't usually eat ribs but not to be rude, I tried one, and ended up eating eight of them they were fantastic!!! Truly the best ribs I've ever eaten!!! We tried the hot...More

Thank kelli-gypsy-nurse
Angie C, Owner at Kinfolks Bar-B-Q, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the awesome review! So glad you enjoyed the ribs. We look forward to seeing you and your husband.

Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

If you want an authentic BBQ experience, this is the place to come. From the palate pleasing Brunswick Stew to the Pit roasted chicken and pork, this homegrown restaurant is sure to give you a satisfying southern experience.

Thank tropicalpink55
Angie C, Owner at Kinfolks Bar-B-Q, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2017

Thank you for the awesome review!! Come back and see us😊

Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Authentic old school BBQ. Great food, campfire style Brunswick stew. Chipped beef is excellent! Smoked right, just as the ole timers did it many moons ago. Super service, nice, friendly, family owned restaurant with quality that shows they care! People drive 50+ miles one way...More

Thank HonestForReview
Reviewed 18 March 2017

First visit to Kinfolk's BBQ was a great experience. It is located within a small shopping center, nothing fancy, but I have discovered the smaller and more quaint the better the food. We were greeted by the great smell of an open pit, and a...More

Thank Nadine M
Reviewed 14 February 2017

good cheap food. great bbq and friendly environment. great peanut butter pie. one of the best bbq places in town

Thank mleonard1
Reviewed 4 October 2016

This place is iconic in FWB. I have been going here since about 1992 and it is fantastic, real BBQ with a mustard based BBQ sauce. I love the chipped beef sandwich with fries and new brunswick stew. They have great peanut butter pie for...More

Thank Glenduh K N
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

If you want a quick BBQ sammich to pick up at the drive through, then Sonny's is right down the street. BUT, if you want some old school que that is a couple of notches better, go down the street to Kinfolks. I think the...More

1  Thank USAFReb
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for a fancy place with silver flatware and crystal adorning the tables, move on! But if your in the mood for fantastic BBQ, (chicken, pork, or ribs), a crunchy salad, yummy Brunswick stew, rivers of ice tea, a staff that remembers what...More

1  Thank ChrisGuy10
Reviewed 15 March 2016

This place is a whole in the wall with paper plates, but the Best barbecue in town! Be sure not to miss!

1  Thank Bill M
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 333 Racetrack Rd NW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547-4619
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Fort Walton Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-863-5166
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